Program in Public Affairs and Sociology School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences The University of Texas at Dallas

Program in Public Affairs and Sociology School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences The University of Texas at Dallas

Richardson, TX
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
63%
37%
student ratio
103
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 15
fall application deadline
44%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Public Affairs Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Public Affairs (MPA)
    • Applied Sociology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 23
    • Doctoral Degrees 14
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

44% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 98
    • Accepted 44
    • Acceptance Rate 44
    • Enrolled 20
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 15th May 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 15th September 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (minimum combined score of 1000 on verbal and quantitative), minimum GPA of 3.0 in upper-level course work in field
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE (minimum combined score of 1000 on verbal and quantitative), minimum GPA of 3.0 in upper-level course work in field
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 30
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students103
    • Female Percentage63%
    • Male Percentage37%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students103
    • Part-time Percentage62%
    • Full-time Percentage38%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino17%
    • Black / African American17%
    • White / Caucasian58%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty16
    • Full-time Percentage81%
    • Part-time Percentage19%
    • Female Percentage31%
    • Male Percentage69%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCorporate citizenship and urban problem solving, policy analysis, presidential decision-making, hazardous material safety, emergency management
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Public Affairs and Sociology

School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences
The University of Texas at Dallas

800 West Campbell Road Mailstop GR31
Richardson, TX 75080
United States

Dr. Sheryl Skaggs

Program Head

Phone: 972-883-4460
Fax: 972-883-2735
Email: slskaggs@utdallas.edu

Dr. Katie Doctor

Graduate Program Administrator

Phone: 972-883-4936
Fax: 972-883-2735
Email: kdoctor@utdallas.edu


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